This Week at the James V Brown Library- February 17, 2014

By Jayne Ann Bugda |

Published 02/18 2014 01:26AM

Updated 02/18 2014 01:27AM

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Political Information Series
Lycoming College professors Jonathan Williamson and Mehrdad Madresehee have teamed with the James V. Brown library to present a series of programs to shed some light on the political and financial issues influencing our country at this time. On Wednesday, February 19, Dr. Madresehee will discuss "How Economics Affects Political Policy and how Political Policy Affects Economics." Dr. Madresehee will also hold an additional discussion on Wednesday, February 26.  All three programs begin at 5:30 pm. in the Lowry Room in the Welch Family Wing.


New tablet, ereader or mobile device?

Be sure to check out the downloadable books and audiobooks we have available for you at ebranch2go

If you need help, why not meet us at Panera Bread on Basin Street from 2:30 to 4 PM on Thursday afternoons?

Or feel free to bring your device into the library and ask for help.
For more information and resources, click here. Help includes step by step guides to downloading library e-books to your device.
Susquehanna SeniorNet classes starting March 4 are forming now! Call the library for more information, and download their current newsletter here.

Media expert Jerry Frear will present "A Guide to Self- Publishing and Marketing Your Book," explaining the facets of self-publishing and using Social Media for promotion. Free and open to the public.


More information here
Foundation Center Logo 2 501C3 Looking for Grant Funding?
Join us to explore 'Proposal Writing Basics' on Wednesday, February 26 at noon in the Lowry Room on the Third Floor of the Welch Wing.

Registration is requested but not required.

Did you know...

All these great services are as a result of community volunteers! Thank you. 

Click the links above for more information.

The Lycoming Audubon Society will present 

"Pennsylvania's Northern Forests: A treasure to protect or to plunder?"


Come and learn more about the birds and other wildlife that depend on this special part of Pennsylvania, and what Audubon is doing to protect it. Presentation by Paul T. Zeph, Director of Conservation, Audubon Pennsylvania.


February 26, 2014.  Chapter meeting begins at 6 pm with the program commencing at 6:30 pm. In the Lowry Room on the Third Floor of the Welch Wing



Visit the Lycoming Audubon Society webpage for more information.
Own a Day at the Library
February Days at the Library

February 6 Taylor J. Ertel Day

February 12 In honor of Nancy J. Lady

February 14 Dean & Ann Muller Day

February 15 The Manciocchi Family Day

February 19 Alice Fessler Day

February 20 In Memory of James Schuyler Miller

February 27 Henry J. Hopper Day

February 28 Jane Clapps Day


  If you would like to Own A Day at the Library or give a day as a gift Click Here

To see the complete 2014 Own a Day calendar, Click Here

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Connect Williamsport, your community calendar, turns one year old this month. Check it out for all the best events in our community!
Visit the Friends Favorites Gently Used Bookstore 
Third Floor of the Welch Wing
Open Monday and Friday 10:30 to 1:30
Tuesday and Wedneday1:30 to 4:30
Saturday 12:15 to 3 
Have used books, CDs, DVDS, and Audiobooks? Donate them to the Friends of the Library for their book sales and Book Store.
Take your donations to the circulation desk. No textbooks, magazines, or moldy oldies please!

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